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70 things you'll remember if you lived in Hull in the 1970s - Part One

70 things you'll remember if you lived in Hull in the 1970s - Part One | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
What could you do in the 1970s that you can't do now? Jim Mitchell looks back at part one of 70 things from that great decade. Open the slideshow for all 35 pictures and read part two o
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The beauty and grunge of 1970s New York City is captured in this bestselling novel

The beauty and grunge of 1970s New York City is captured in this bestselling novel | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Garth Risk Hallberg says the inspiration for his thousand-page bestseller came from the “crappiness and beauty” of New York City.
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Have a look around Guildford in photos from four decades ago

Have a look around Guildford in photos from four decades ago | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Take a walk through the 1970s in Guildford with these revealing photos from our archives
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Video: All About The Rad Video Art Scene In SF In The 1970s

Video: All About The Rad Video Art Scene In SF In The 1970s | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
SFMOMA on the Go and KQED have just made this great documentary short about pioneering video artists in San Francisco in the 1970s.
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28 Photos That Will Make You Long For 1970s NYC | Unicorn Booty

28 Photos That Will Make You Long For 1970s NYC | Unicorn Booty | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Crime, corruption, and drugs ruled New York during the 1970s, but so did feminism, the anti-war movement, and disco. Photographer Paul McDonough shares the era through his lens.
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December 8, 1980: The Day the Seventies Ended

December 8, 1980: The Day the Seventies Ended | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
The '70s were the Inevitable Beatles Reunion decade, until they couldn't be anymore.
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Photos: Magic Kingdom in the 1970s

Photos: Magic Kingdom in the 1970s | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
See what Disney World's Magic Kingdom looked like in the first 10 years of its opening. How many things can you spot that are no longer there?
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Were things so bad in the 1970s?

Were things so bad in the 1970s? | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on changing values, panic in the scanner and a shortage of working-class MPs.
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New book relives the decade that fashion forgot, the 1970s 

New book relives the decade that fashion forgot, the 1970s  | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Fashion in the '70s comprehensively documents the season-by-season fashions of the decade from hippy chic and peasant fashions to glam rock, slinky disco and rough-and-ready punk.
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Qantas goes retro with 1970s-style meals

Qantas goes retro with 1970s-style meals | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Get ready for a blast from the culinary past this month as Qantas unleashes a range of ‘classic retro dishes’ at its airport lounges. From Monday November 17 to Friday November 21, trav...
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Why the 1970s was the most terrifying decade - Telegraph

Why the 1970s was the most terrifying decade - Telegraph | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Richard Littler's Scarfolk Council blog strikes a chord with anyone who grew up in post-war Britain's oddest decade. Here he explains its unnerving appeal
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Relive ‘The Pan Am Experience’ by dining in a 1970s-era replica 747

Relive ‘The Pan Am Experience’ by dining in a 1970s-era replica 747 | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
It was heart-wrenching for Anthony Toth to see his life dream slowly being dismantled into hundreds of
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70 things you'll only remember if you lived in Hull in the 1970s - Part Two

70 things you'll only remember if you lived in Hull in the 1970s - Part Two | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
The 1970s was a decade of ups and downs for Hull, from a colourful nightlife to the decline of once great industries. Jim Mitchell looks back at more memories, from the Silver Jubilee to Th
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Emma Kennedy: why I wrote a sitcom about my eccentric 1970s childhood

Emma Kennedy: why I wrote a sitcom about my eccentric 1970s childhood | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
"I realised that...being useless in the 70s was suddenly funny," says the writer and actress, whose autobiographical BBC1 series stars Katherine Parkinson and Dan Skinner
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Awful ads: How did anyone ever sell anything in the Seventies?

Awful ads: How did anyone ever sell anything in the Seventies? | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Few historical documents can chart the fashions of a period better than an advert. Here, we look at some of the terribly naff commercials that emerged from the Sixties and Seventies.
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Vintage photos show Mobile's historic homes featured in the 1970s

Vintage photos show Mobile's historic homes featured in the 1970s | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Mobile's Historic Homes Tour has been around for decades. Bob Allen, who is on the Board of Directors for the Historic Mobile Preservation Society, said in his research recently he found mention of the homes tour in the late 1930s, just a few years after the historic society was established in 1935.
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How the A11 used to be in the 1970s

How the A11 used to be in the 1970s | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
The final section of road to complete the A11 dual carriageway between London and Norwich has opened. It's taken more than 40 years to finish the job.

The A11 is the historic highway between the capital in East Anglia with many of the original sections running along former Roman roads.

Before the motor car and road numbering after the First World War, it was the main coaching route for two centuries and notorious for highwaymen in the Epping Forest area of Essex.
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Pick of the Past: Mysteries of 1973

Pick of the Past: Mysteries of 1973 | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Floods, a petrol shortage, shopping and an old fashioned pub.  Help us fill in the missing information from this gallery from 1973.
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The 1970s - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

The 1970s - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Find out more about the history of The 1970s, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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Top 10 books about the 1970s

Top 10 books about the 1970s | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Jimmy Carter’s energy policy, stadium rock, the death of Mao, fall of the Shah, The Sweeney and Roy of the Rovers feature as hot topics among Ian Plenderleith’s recommended reads
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Enter to Win Wings' 'Venus and Mars' and 'At the Speed of Sound' Box Sets

Enter to Win Wings' 'Venus and Mars' and 'At the Speed of Sound' Box Sets | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
Win box set deluxe reissues of 'Venus and Mars' and 'At the Speed of Sound,' two Wings' most beloved LPs.
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What the 1970s Can Teach Us about Inventing a New Economy | The Tyee

What the 1970s Can Teach Us about Inventing a New Economy | The Tyee | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
A Hawaiian futurist recalls the two years he spent trying to end consumerism in Canada.
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In the 1970s, women were making big gains in computer science. Then they fell behind.

In the 1970s, women were making big gains in computer science. Then they fell behind. | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
One chart that shows how female representation fell in computer science, even as it continued to climb in other professions dominated by men.
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My life as a northern soul boy: rebellion on the dancefloor in the 1970s

My life as a northern soul boy: rebellion on the dancefloor in the 1970s | All things Seventies | Scoop.it
In the 1970s, black American music found a devoted following in the industrial towns of northern England. As a new film tells the tale, Paul Mason recalls heady nights at Wigan Casino
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